L2 Business Management

L2BUSM
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs N. Poffley

This course provides students with a more detailed look at Business. Students will explore concepts relating to the internal operations of a large business, such as business management, human resources, business formation and functions of business. They will also investigate how businesses respond to external factors, such as political, social and legal influences.

This is an introduction for students wanting to pursue a career in Business Management, as well as for students wanting to better equip themselves when they enter the business world. Students wishing to do Young Enterprise will be able to form a company and complete the requirements as an extra curriculum activity. There will be a $35 directorship fee and additional capital may be required to buy shares in the Young Enterprise company.

This course will be assessed to a selection of L2 Business Achievement Standards. Assessment is a combination of both internally and externally assessed standards. Students will have the opportunity to gain up to 20 credits at L2 from a selection of 27 available credits.


Pathway

L3 Accounting for Management, L3 Business Management

Course Costs

As part of the Young Enterprise Scheme, students will be required to contribute some capital to buy shares in the Young Enterprise Company. TBA


Required Prior Learning

Entry is subject to approval by the HOD and dependent on proven performance in L1BUSM. The expectation is that students will have gained at least 12 credits in L1 (Year 11) Business or a Merit/Excellence endorsement in any other subject. Students studying L2ACCM will have direct entry to L2BUSM.


Course Credit Information

This course is eligible for Course Endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90843 v2 Business Studies 2.1 - Demonstrate understanding of the internal operations of a large business
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 90844 v3 Business Studies 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how a large business responds to external factors
2
E
4
Y
A.S. 90846 v2 Business Studies 2.4 - Conduct market research for a new or existing product
2
I
3
Y
Y
A.S. 90847 v2 Business Studies 2.5 - Investigate the application of motivation theory in a business
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 90848 v2 Business Studies 2.6 - Carry out, review and refine a business activity within a community context with guidance
2
I
9
Y
A.S. 91868 v1 Agribusiness 2.10 - Demonstrate understanding of cash flow forecasting for a business
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 27 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Pathway Tags

Advertising specialist, Sales and Marketing Manager, Agricultural Consultant, Cafe/Restaurant Manager, Event Manager, Financial Advisor, Hotel/Motel Manager, Importer/Exporter, Human Resources Advisor, Insurance Loss Adjuster, Marketing Specialist, Office Manager, Production Manager, Project Manager, Purchasing/Supply Officer, Recruitment Consultant, Retail Manager, Accountant, Business Analyst, Management Consultant, Managing Director, Chief Executive, Market Research Analyst, Policy Analyst, Financial Manager, Foreign Policy Officer, International Business Manager


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